Will: William JONES, 1802

1 In the Name of God Amen: I William Jones of the Parish of
2 Trefeglwys and County of Montgomery and Diocese of Bangor
3 Widower. Do make, institute, and ordain this my last Will and
4 Testament in Manner and Form following viz. I order my Executors
5 herein after named jointly to pay all my Debts and Funeral Expenses
6 Also I give nad bequeath unto my Grandson William Jones, Son of
7 John Jones by Hannah his Wife, the sum of Five Pounds, to be paid him
8 by my Executors. I also give and bequeath unto my son William Jones
9 and my son in law John Jones, all the Rest of my Goods, Stock, Effects,
10 and Money due to me by Bills, Bonds Notes, or whatsoever other
11 Right Claim, or Title to be equally and fairly divided between, among,
12 for and to the Use of the said William Jones, and John Jones, whom
13 I also ordain and appoint Joint Executors of this my last Will and
14 Testament. I also charge and order the said John Jones shall not give
15 nor bequeath to any but to my Daughter Hannah Jones any Money nor
16 goods which I bequeathed unto him in this my last Will and Testament
17 abbrogating disannulling and making void all other former Wills and
18 Testaments made or ordained heretofore by me. Ratifying confirming
19 and declaring this, and no other to be, remain, and stand [interlined one word:] my established
20 last Will and Testament, Signed with my Hand, sealed, with my
21 Seal this Fifteeth Day of May One Thousand Seven Hundred
22 and Ninety nine

23 William X Jones by Mark
24 [sea]

25 Signed sealed published and
26 declared by the Testator
27 in Presence and Sight of

28 David Davies
29 John Davies

30 3.. …

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31 On the eighth day of June in the year
32 of our Lord 1802. The within written
33 Will was insinuated, proved, approved
34 and in common form of Law decreed
35 Valid and administration granted to
36 John Jones one of the Executors
37 named in the said Will he being
38 first personally sworn on the Holy
39 Evangelists as the Law directs with
40 power reserved for William Jones
41 the other Executor named in the
42 said Will to apply for the same
43 when he shall be lawfully entitled
44 thereto. By me Thomas Lewis
45 Surrogate

46 Probate granted 1 Sept 1802

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47 Trefeglwys
48 William Jones
49 Will under £100
50 Proved 8 June ) 1802
51 Probate granted 1 Sept )

52 power reserved 2/

53 Thomas Lewis Surrogate

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54 An Inventory of the Goods Chattels and Effects
55 of William Jones [interlined one word:] late of the Parish of Treveglwys in
56 the County of Montgomery Farmer deceased

57 £ S D

58 To Cash and Notes 92 – 13 – 0
59 One Chest One Bedstead One Box ) 3 – 0 – 0
60 and Wearing Apparel )

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61 £ 95 – 13 – 0
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62 June 4th 180.

63 Examined and Appraised
64 the above …

65 .. Lewis
66 Thomas Jones

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67 Trefeglwys
68 William Jones
69 Will under

A transcription of this digital image, held at the National Library of Wales.
References: b/1802/185/W /62 and B/1802/185/I /621/1
Transcribed by Alison Bryan, viii.xi.mmxi

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